Past Events

CSR Committee Meeting – 20 November 2020

AMCHAM’s CSR Committee met for under the leadership of Mr. Harish Krishnan, Chairman – CSR Committee, AMCHAM and Managing Director, Public Affairs & Strategic Engagements, Cisco India & SAARC, Cisco Systems (India) and Ms. Kshitija Krishnaswamy, Co-Chairperson – CSR Committee, AMCHAM and Managing Director – Corporate Citizenship, Accenture Solutions on November 20th. The meeting focused on the planning of AMCHAM’s 3rd CSR Conference: Capacity Building in the CSR Ecosystem for Self-Reliant India which will be held in January 2021 over a two day span. The potential session themes discussed include understanding new regulations that affect CSR, reimagining livelihoods post the pandemic, opportunities and innovation beyond relief: resilience and recovery, maximizing CSR impact through collaboration and innovative financing. USAID’s recently launched REVIVE Alliance was briefly discussed. Members actively shared top of mind CSR challenges during COVID, what companies are doing to fight the pandemic and possible speaker suggestions for the conference.